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4.7 out of 5

"We needed a bed for the night after driving down from Auckland to visit relatives in Turangi and Baycrest was recommended to us. No complaints - very ... " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 20 Apr 2018

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Hotel Description

At Baycrest Lodge you'll be within just a 5-minute stroll of Lake Taupo and within 30 minutes of Taupo Hot Springs. Highlights at this ski property include an outdoor swimming pool, and in-room kitchenettes and free WiFi.

You can enjoy a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, and each apartment features a coffee/tea maker, free newspapers and a hairdryer. A kitchenette comes equipped with a fridge, a microwave and a hob, and room service is also available. Nice touches to enhance your stay include a soaking tub and free toiletries. A phone and an iron/ironing board are also available.

For a drink, you can stop by the apartment's own bar/lounge. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9 AM. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Taupo property include Taupo Bungy and Huka Falls.

King Studio with Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
NZ$137* Per night/room 28 Oct. - 29 Oct.

Family Room with Balcony

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Room with Thermal Pool

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

King Studio with Thermal Pool

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Baycrest Lodge ratings based on 183 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Baycrest Lodge

Everyone (59) Couples (83) Family (38)
5 out of 5
Great communication, clean, tidy and very nice overall

Posted by on 8 Oct. 2019

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10 Oct. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for staying with us!

5 out of 5
Very clean and cosy room. Location close to everything.

Posted by on 3 Oct. 2019

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4 Oct. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for staying with us - we hope to see you next time your travels bring you to Taupo

4 out of 5

Posted by on 18 Sep. 2019

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23 Sep. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for your feedback - we appreciate you custom :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on 15 Sep. 2019

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16 Sep. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for your feedback :)

5 out of 5

Posted by on 8 Sep. 2019

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9 Sep. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for staying with us and providing your feedback :)

5 out of 5
Everything about it clean, tidy, very nice place and owner were brilliant

Posted by on 8 Sep. 2019

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9 Sep. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for choosing to stay with us at Baycrest Lodge - we hope to see you again when your travels next bring you to Taupo

5 out of 5
Its a fantastic place to stay. Great location, pool and hosts

Posted by on 4 Sep. 2019

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5 Sep. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thank you for choosing Baycrest Lodge and for your feedback. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay!

5 out of 5
I really liked staying at the Baycrest Lodge, the room was amazing and Jody and Barry were exceptional hosts who are so relaxed and accommodating! Thanks Jody and Barry!

Posted by on 27 Aug. 2019

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27 Aug. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us and for providing your feedback. We hope to see you next time you are in Taupo!

5 out of 5
Hot spring pool outside the door was great Extremely quiet and clean. And views!

Posted by on 22 Aug. 2019

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22 Aug. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks for staying with us at Baycrest Lodge!

5 out of 5
excellent property. Nice and warm with excellent bed and bathroom. Friendly and helpful staff

Posted by on 1 Aug. 2019

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2 Aug. 2019 by TeamBaycrest

Thanks so much for your feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hjope to see you again!

About the Baycrest Lodge

Location 79 Mere Rd, Taupo, 3330

Property Features

Baycrest Lodge offers its guests hot springs and an outdoor pool. WiFi is free in public spaces. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Event space at this apartment measures 624 square feet (58 square metres) and includes conference rooms. A terrace, a BBQ, and a garden are also featured at the eco-friendly Baycrest Lodge. Free self parking is available.

  • 1 floor
  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 624 sq ft of conference space
  • 58 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1998
  • Bar or lounge
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Taupo (TUO) (6 km / 3.8 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Baycrest Lodge offers 16 forms of accommodation with free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Accommodation at this 4-star apartment has kitchenettes with fridges, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a bath and shower with a deep soaking bath, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Heating
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9 AM.

Room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Number of hot springs - 8

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 7:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7:30 PM.
Guests arriving after 7:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 20 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for NZD 10 per day.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 8.95 and NZD 18.95 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: NZD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 20 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Baycrest Lodge
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Taupo
  • Flag Hotel Baycrest
  • Baycrest Lodge Taupo
  • Baycrest Lodge Apartment
  • Baycrest Lodge Apartment Taupo

You should know

  • Pool access available from 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM LOCALIZE
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.